Thomas Butcher: “Baku City Circuit is completely ready to host Formula 1 Azerbaijan Grand Prix” VIDEO

23.04.2019 [17:20]
“Baku City Circuit is completely ready to host Formula 1 Azerbaijan Grand Prix 2019,” BCC's Head of Venue Delivery Department Thomas Butcher said during a media tour on the track. Butcher said that they have been working for three months and now they are ready for the racing ...

Racing cars of Formula 1 Azerbaijan Grand Prix arrive in Baku

22.04.2019 [17:27]
Delivery of cargoes for holding Formula 1 Azerbaijan Grand Prix to the Heydar Aliyev International Airport in Baku started.Flights from Shanghai and Bahrain delivered racing cars and equipment needed for their maintenance and organization of the competition ...

F1 could return to Malaysia in 2022 as Sepang refuses to close door on Supercars

19.04.2019 [15:00]
Formula1 could return to Malaysia at the Sepang International Circuit as early as 2022, with the prospect of Supercars joining them as a support category not ruled out, according to Fox Sports. The Malaysian Grand Prix was scrapped from the F1 calendar for 2018, with the 2017 edition being the last ...

Bakcell announced as first official supporter of Formula 1 Azerbaijan Grand Prix

18.04.2019 [21:21]
Baku City Circuit Operations Company (BCC) and Bakcell have today signed a three-year sponsorship agreement for the Formula 1 Azerbaijan Grand Prix. According to the terms of the agreement, Bakcell, the First Mobile Operator and Fastest Mobile Internet Provider in Azerbaijan ...

Lewis Hamilton wins Formula One's 1,000th race

14.04.2019 [14:26]
As Formula 1 celebrated the 1000th World Championship race, Lewis Hamilton led home team mate Valtteri Bottas as Mercedes secured their third one-two in as many races to start the 2019 season. On a day when Ferrari had no answer for the Silver Arrows, Sebastian Vettel completed the podium in third ...

Rising Chinese motorsport star Ye Yifei joins Renault Sport Academy

12.04.2019 [17:40]
Renault Sport Racing confirms upcoming Chinese driver Ye Yifei as the latest Renault Sport Academy recruit. The announcement was confirmed at the Shanghai International Circuit in a media and VIP event on the eve of the Chinese Grand Prix weekend ...

Cardi B to close out Formula 1 Azerbaijan Grand Prix 2019

11.04.2019 [18:47]
Baku City Circuit (BCC) today announced that one of the most electrifying artists in world music, Cardi B, will close out the Formula 1 Azerbaijan Grand Prix 2019 on Sunday 28th April, capping off a weekend of thrilling action and entertainment in the Pearl of the Caspian. ...

Teams gather in China for landmark 1000th Formula One Grand Prix

11.04.2019 [17:24]
From the first ever official Formula One Grand Prix won by Giuseppe ‘Nino’ Farina at Silverstone back in 1950, to Lewis Hamilton’s win in Bahrain a fortnight ago, the pinnacle of motorsport is now only a race away from reaching a landmark 1000th GP, Motorsport.com reports ...

Training for grid kids of Formula 1 Azerbaijan Grand Prix 2019 held

09.04.2019 [19:15]
A presentation for “Future Stars” – Grid Kids who will accompany the F1 drivers during the pre-race grid ceremony of Formula 1 Azerbaijan Grand Prix 2019 has been held. The event was co-organized Azerbaijan Automobile Federation (AAF) and Baku City Circuit Operations Company (BCC) ...

Baku City Sounds after-parties to keep F1 Azerbaijan Grand Prix 2019 celebrations going all weekend

06.04.2019 [19:09]
Baku City Circuit (BCC) has announced the launch of Baku City Sounds – powered by Azerbaijan Airlines & Silk Way Group - the circuit’s Official After-Party, which will see a series of world class DJ’s entertain fans long into the night across the Formula 1 Azerbaijan Grand Prix 2019 weekend ...

Shanghai to host first F1 Festival of season

04.04.2019 [12:07]
Following its huge success last season, Formula 1 today announces its global plans to host four F1 Festivals, bringing the excitement of F1 to Shanghai, Chicago, Los Angeles and Brazil. Formula 1 have confirmed that Shanghai will host the first F1 ...

Pirelli reveals compound choices for 2019 Formula 1 Azerbaijan Grand Prix

09.03.2019 [19:10]
Formula 1 tyre supplier Pirelli has revealed its compound choices for 2019 Azerbaijan Grand Prix which will be held on April 26-28. Pirelli will make the (C2) soft, (C3) super-soft and (C4) ultra-soft tyres available to teams over the race weekend in Baku ...

F1 and Chemical Brothers create 'fastest remix of all time' for 2019 season VIDEO

09.03.2019 [17:33]
The English band are long-time F1 fans and have remixed a new track called 'We've Got to Try' from its upcoming album, 'No Geography', according to ESPN. The song has been accelerated to 15,000 beats per minute (BPM) to reflect the 15,000 revs per minute (RPM) ...

Fernando Alonso unveiled as McLaren ambassador, will test F1 car in 2019

28.02.2019 [20:17]
McLaren has confirmed Fernando Alonso will test its 2019 Formula One car at some point this year, according to ESPN. "Fernando is part of the McLaren family," CEO Zak Brown said. "He has set his place in the team's history and continues to write his chapter of the McLaren story ...

520 foreign marshals applied for 2019 Formula 1 Azerbaijan Grand Prix so far

16.02.2019 [19:09]
“About 520 foreign marshals have so far applied for 2019 Formula 1 Azerbaijan Grand Prix,” said Baku City Circuit Head of Operations and Baku Marshals Club Director Chingiz Mehdiyev. He mentioned that 210 foreign marshals applied for the previous edition of the race in Azerbaijan ...

Bulent Ozerdim: “Ticket Sales increase after the extension of Azerbaijan Grand Prix’s contract with F1”

11.02.2019 [18:29]
Baku City Circuit Operations Company (BCC) has announced that an international interest in the race has sharply increased after extension of the Azerbaijan Grand Prix’s contract with F1. Commenting on a status update on ticket sales for Formula 1 Azerbaijan ...

Romanian news agency highlights Formula 1 Azerbaijan Grand Prix

06.02.2019 [11:39]
The Romanian “News.ro” website has published an article highlighting the Formula 1 Azerbaijan Grand Prix. The article mentions that the agreement signed by Azerbaijan’s Minister of Youth and Sports Azad Rahimov and Chief Executive ...

Chase Carey: Azerbaijan provides really excellent welcome to everyone in Formula 1

05.02.2019 [16:31]
Baku City Circuit (BCC), promoter of the Formula 1 Azerbaijan Grand Prix, today welcomed the CEO & Executive Chairman of the Formula 1 Group, Chase Carey, to the 2019 Conference on the Benefits of Hosting Major Sports Events (BHMSE) at Baku’s ...

Azerbaijan Grand Prix extends Formula 1 deal until 2023 VIDEO

05.02.2019 [12:21]
The Formula 1 Azerbaijan Grand Prix will continue until 2023 in accordance with the agreementl signed on February 5 in Baku. The document was signed by Azerbaijan’s Minister of Youth and Sports Azad Rahimov and Chief Executive Officer and Executive ...